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Taiwan’s Xbox Angel Hard At Work

By Spencer . December 30, 2009 . 1:46am

You may remember Taiwan’s Xbox division was searching for an “angel” to act as a spokesperson this past summer. The public spoke and an angel got a job.

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Magnacarta 2 Bonus Pack Contains Bonus Cutscenes

By Spencer . October 14, 2009 . 11:48pm

Magnacarta 2 just came out and there’s already downloadable content for it on Xbox Live.

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Carve Pumpkins With Your Xbox 360

By Spencer . October 12, 2009 . 11:29am

Want to carve pumpkins with out all of the mess? Stegersaurus Games has you covered with Pumpkin Carver.

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Post Launch, Tekken 6 Will Have Online Co-Op

By Spencer . October 9, 2009 . 12:33pm

After the game arrives in stores, the brawler mode will get an online co-op upgrade via a free patch from Namco Bandai.

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LOLcats Can Has Xbox Indie "Game"

By Spencer . August 26, 2009 . 4:13pm

If you need a dose of LOLcats fire up your Xbox 360 and head to the Indie Games section.

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Microsoft Exploring “Digital Item” Achievement Rewards

By Spencer . August 6, 2009 . 2:46pm

Are you an achievement junkie? Microsoft may be taking the system a step further by rewarding players with digital items.

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Xbox Games on Demand Adds Direct Credit Card Payments To XBLA

By Spencer . August 5, 2009 . 11:50am

Microsoft sent out a launch list of retail Xbox 360 games which will also be available as downloads when the spring up date comes around. What’s interesting is you won’t need to buy Games on Demand title with Microsoft Points.

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Xbox 360 Gets First Downloadable Doujin Soft Shmup

By Spencer . July 28, 2009 . 11:43am

The indie games program went live in Japan and two titles quietly trickled in on the marketplace, a short visual novel and a shoot ‘em up called Crescendo Symphony.

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Magnacarta 2 Liberated This October

By Spencer . July 24, 2009 . 7:20am

If you have a Japanese Xbox Live account handy you can play Magnacarta 2 three months before it comes to North America.

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The Xbox Live Deal Of The Week Schedule Through March

By Spencer . February 25, 2009 . 2:00am

Microsoft reinstated the Xbox Live Deal of the Week program for Xbox Live Gold members starting with a discount on time bending puzzler Braid. For one week Gold members can download Braid for 800 Microsoft points instead of the usual 1,200 Microsoft Points.   What’s next week’s deal? A press release from Microsoft’s Xbox team […]

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Xbox Live Silver Members Get Free Online Play For SSFIITHDR, Bomberman Live This Month

By Spencer . December 4, 2008 . 5:55pm

Microsoft is encouraging Xbox Live Silver members to get online with their Friendship is Free program which offers free online play for eight Xbox Live Arcade games this month. Kingdom for Keflings, Aegis Wing, Bomberman Live, Hardwood Hearts, Hardwood Spades, UNO, Small Arms, and Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix are part of the […]

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Soulcalibur IV Balance Patch Live On Xbox Live

By Spencer . September 18, 2008 . 11:44pm

We knew a balance patch for Soulcalibur IV was looming. And it’s now in circulation for the North American version over Xbox Live. Namco Bandai still hasn’t outlined all of the changes, but it’s clear some characters aren’t as effective as they once were. Algol just isn’t the juggle machine he once was. Caliburforum has […]

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Xbox Live’s Favorite Soulcalibur IV Souls, Yoda Doesn’t Top The List

By Spencer . September 15, 2008 . 11:27am

  Playing as Yoda may have been a novelty when Soulcalibur IV first game out, but he’s far from the most popular character on Xbox Live. I chronicled 100 online fights with 100 different, random players over Xbox Live and only fought against Yoda three times. Starkiller beat Yoda with four matches. Online players were […]

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Bomberman Live bundled with 12 months of Xbox Live

By Spencer . September 11, 2008 . 1:27am

Hold off on renewing your Xbox Live account. Xbox Live subscription bundles are imminent. Microsoft just announced one for Japan which contains 12 months of Xbox Live, a headset, Bomberman Live usually sold for 1200 Microsoft Points / $15, and 200 Microsoft Points for 6090 yen ($56). All of this stuff sold separately adds up […]

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Arc System Works overhauls Guilty Gear II

By Spencer . July 29, 2008 . 10:25am

In August a sizable update is being released for Guilty Gear II: Overture. The free download adds features like a Training Mode and online score attack mode. In Point Match teams of two or four players race to see who can get the most points in 15 minutes. The feature I’m most excited to see […]